The Wilden Marsh Blog


Sunrise: 04.51 Sunset: 09.24

Sunrise: 05. 46     Sunset: 08.27 Helophilus pendulus is a European hoverfly. Its scientific name means “dangling marsh-lover” (from Greek helo-, “marsh”, -phil, “love”, Latin pend-, “hang”).

Sunrise: 04.51 am   Sunset: 09.24 pm

Sunrise: 04.52 am   Sunset: 09.23 pm There is a lot of piggy-backing behaviour occurring with the Helophilus pendulus today; they are playing this game in stacks of two, three, and four high – perhaps it’s Helophilus Games Day.

11th August 2012: